corrective therapy

corrective therapy

[kə′rek·tiv ′ther·ə·pē]
(medicine)
A program, and the techniques, designed to improve or maintain the health of a patient by improving neuromuscular activities and personal health habits and promoting relaxation by adjustment to stresses.
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The Scoliosis Correction Center treatment offers a non-surgical alternative scoliosis treatment and corrective therapy for all degrees of spinal curvature.
Most assessment techniques are generic; they are relevant to all corrective therapy because they provide important information about the patient's condition, as well as the response to treatment.
As a prelude to corrective therapy for reproductive complications (and health disorders in general), I draw blood for an endocrine-immune test I developed.
Irrespective of race, colour or creed this dross of humanity must receive corrective therapy that cures its disease.
The American Corrective Therapy Association was organized in 1946 to guide and promote the profession in its educational and professional endeavors.
First, he gets his backside off to Cynthia Payne's house for corrective therapy - Miss Whiplash may be retired but I can think of no- one more qualified for the task.
In 1955 the American Corrective Therapy Association (ACTA) approved the first formal definition of the profession, then known as "Corrective Therapy.
Ollie has been a revelation since sorting out his embarrassing driving and is knocking his tee shots longer and straighter thanks to some corrective therapy from Tiger Woods' coach Butch Harmon.
Commenting on the important milestone, Ellipse Technologies Chairman Michael Henson said, "Ellipse hopes to revolutionize the treatment of scoliosis and offer corrective therapy to a broader population in need, consisting of both young and older scoliosis patients.
This option allows patients to control when and where they receive corrective therapy, increasing patient empowerment and convenience.
Therefore, in addition to using corrective therapy post-transplant - such as antihypertensives or lipid lowering agents - key to long-term success is to tailor the immunosuppressive regimen in order to reduce cardiovascular risk factors, whilst providing the patient with an adequate level of rejection prophylaxis.